qStates 0.0.5

Package

  • Fixed #38 by fixing a bug preventing data_contrast("qStates") from being run while qStates is also loaded in the environment.
  • Updated the CSS in the package to make it consistent with other packages in the dVerse

Data

  • Closed #29 by adding the ARCHIGOS database
  • Closed #23 by adding import_vdem() to automatically import and consistently format the V-Dem dataset
  • Closed #22 by adding import_vparty() to automatically import and consistently format the V-Party dataset
  • Closed #37 by improving the way we deal with special categorical values (-66, -77, -88) in the Polity-V dataset
  • Closed #36 by completing the regex table for improved text matching

qStates 0.0.4

Package

  • Fixed #26 by updating list of states for code_states() function
  • Fixed #30 by transforming date columns in qStates datasets to messydt class
  • Closed #31 by creating qStates website
  • Added vignette for working with {CShapes} and historical maps

Data

  • Closed #1 by adding the Polity5 dataset
  • Integrated {CShapes}

qStates 0.0.3

Package

  • Updated README to align it with other qPackages
  • Added a new package logo similar to other qPackages
  • Added new pull request template consistent with qData

Data

  • Re-exported package data to reflect new testing, templates and argument changes with export_data() function in qData

qStates 0.0.2

Data

  • Closes #17 by rerunning the new export_data() function on the states database which adds new metadata(source link and source bibliography) as well as setting the bibliography at the correct database level instead of the dataset level.
  • Added .bib files in each data-raw folder with the original datasets to provide citation information.
  • Added link arguments to each dataset-prepare script.

qStates 0.0.1

Package

  • Created the package structure and files using qData::setup_package()
  • Closed #2 by adding and updating initial documentation as CONTRIBUTING, COC, LICENSE, issue and PR templates
  • Added a NEWS.md file to track changes to the package
  • Added a README document that outlines main characteristics of the data package
  • Fixed #15 by removing ^data$ from .RBuildignore

Data

  • Closed #13 by using qData::export_data() and other functions from qData to form the states database from:
    • Added the Correlates of War (COW) dataset and preparations scripts, documentation
    • Closed #6 by adding the International Systems Dataset (ISD) dataset and preparations scripts
    • Closed #7 by adding the Gleditsch & Ward dataset (GW) dataset and preparations scripts
  • Closed #12 by adding tests for all these datasets

Functions

  • Added code_states() to extract state IDs from a character vector